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How Reliable Are They?

Helen Hanson said: “Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus. Muses are too unreliable to keep on the payroll.”  Have you seen the movie ‘The Muse’ directed by Albert Brooks, and starring Albert Brooks and Sharon Stone? It … Continue reading

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“If they did it, so can you.”

On a yellow post it on my desk I have the following quote:  “If they did it, so can you.” (WD 1996) The caption is from a Writer’s Digest magazine from 1996. I was living and working as a teacher … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Worse

Julia Cameron writes: “Creativity occurs in the moment, and in the moment we are timeless.”  Time! If only I have time! There’s so much I can do! See I have all these ideas in my head; I have all these … Continue reading

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Unseen, Unheard, But Always Near

Lately I have fallen behind in my writing. It not only has to do with the fact that I am busy working but part of me still feels blocked in some self doubt and negative thoughts.   Julia Cameron writes: … Continue reading

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Writing Makes Me Feel Good!

I have a Daily Horoscope App on my phone that I check once in a while, always hoping to hear something positive about my future of course. Yesterday’s reading was no different. It said:  “Something is coming to an end. … Continue reading

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We Should Write

Sometime during my earlier days whenever I bought a different colored ink for my fountain pen the first thing I would do is start doodling on a blank page. I would just write anything and everything on the page. Things … Continue reading

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I Write In My Head

For the past thirty plus years I have developed the habit of waking up as early as 5 a.m. Sometimes I am up before my alarm rings. I have always been a light sleeper but lately three to four hours … Continue reading

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